Clarifies `Public Charge' Regs: INS opens school lunch to legal immigrants

July 1999
FoodService Director;07/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p20
Trade Publication
Talks about regulations proposed by the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) regarding legal immigrants' children's participation in the National School Lunch Program. How the rules address confusion regarding legal immigrants' rights; Impact of misconceptions about public charge requirements; Critical goal of the INS regulations.


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